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Health Ministry to Share Best Practices from States

NEW DELHI:Union health secretary Preeti Sudan inaugurated the ‘India Day’, an official side event organized jointly by the ministry of health and family welfare (MoHFW)… Read more..

India, China Could Gain Massive Health Benefits by Tackling Climate Change: WHO

KATOWICE:India and China could gain massive health benefits by tackling climate change, the WHO said on Wednesday. For India, the gains could be USD 3.28-8.4… Read more..

India's Medical Value Travel Industry Needs more Measures: Report

NEW DELHI:Steps such as infrastructure building, relaxing visa regulations and targeted outreach programmes would help in promoting medical value travel industry in India, according to… Read more..

Health Ministry Releases Draft Cosmetics Rules, 2018 to Make Cosmetic Products Safe

NEW DELHI:With an aim to remove lacuna in existing Drugs and Cosmetics Act covering cosmetics and make manufacturers and importers more accountable for safety and… Read more..

WHO Says Spread of Polio Remains International Health Emergency

LONDON:The spread of polio must still be classified as a public health emergency because, while progress has been made towards wiping out the disease, that… Read more..

Goa’s Healthway Hospital Hosts Trauma Life Support Course for Doctors

GOA:Healthway Hospital, the only health facility in Goa to conduct the prestigious Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) course for doctors hosted the 10th edition of… Read more..

World AIDS Day on 1 December: Theme 'Know your status'

World Aids Day, which falls on 1 December, will have “Know your status"  as the theme this year, encouraging people to get tested, raising awareness… Read more..

A Healthy Gut Means a Healthy You: Says Gastroenterologists

KOCHI:The National conference of Indian Society of Gastroenterology “ISGCON-2018” began at Lulu Bolgatty International Convention Centre, Kochi.The four days meet attended by 2500 gastroenterology experts… Read more..

10 Minutes of Brisk Walking and Meditation can Reduce Anxiety

Anxiety can take many forms for different people. It can manifest as social anxiety, which causes people to avoid social situations, or it can present… Read more..

World Bank-funded Programme to Develop Devices to Combat Heart Ailments

Indigenous research institutions, scientists and product developers involved in the making of therapeutic and diagnostic equipment to combat coronary heart ailments and chronic obstructive pulmonary… Read more..

New Blood Test Developed for Early Diagnosis of Ovarian Cancer

.Research on a bacterial toxin first discovered in Adelaide has led to the development a new blood test for the early diagnosis of ovarian cancer… Read more..

Purdue University Researchers Develop Technology to Find Tumour

MUMBAI:Purdue University researchers have developed a technology aimed at making it easier to deliver cancer treatment to the right “address” in the body while also… Read more..